With apps and data spanning multiple clouds and data centers, it’s no small feat to securely connect disparate environments and drive network efficiencies. That's why we offer RackConnect®.
Securely connect your Rackspace dedicated hosting environment to other data center locations and the private and public clouds of your choice, including Amazon Web Services, Microsoft® Azure®, OpenStack®, VMware® and Google Cloud Platform™. For the ultimate in multi-cloud flexibility, let us help build your hybrid cloud environment. We’ll back it 24x7x365 with support from cloud experts.
Run workloads where they perform best. Combine dedicated servers, private clouds and public clouds to create your ideal environment.
Build an agile multi-cloud network of your preferred clouds. We’ll connect them, so you can focus on using them to scale your business.
Protect your cloud with our dedicated single-tenant security solutions. Securely connect your environments using an encrypted VPN tunnel or by completely bypassing the internet.
Size your dedicated environment based on your average capacity requirements, and use a pay-as-you-go cloud to handle peak traffic needs.
"We're excited to partner with Rackspace in the CERN openlab framework, as we look for ways to accelerate our innovation on top of an OpenStack-based hybrid cloud."
RackConnect Global securely connects to your on-premises data center and infrastructure hosted in the public cloud of your choice, including AWS or Microsoft Azure.
RackConnect Global is ideal for disaster recovery planning, data backups and helping to reduce the costs of cloud-based web and productivity applications.
It also provides added resiliency to help reduce downtime, and can help optimize application design for the cloud.
Ideal for ecommerce sites, high-traffic blogs, content management systems, and database-driven web apps.
Read how Empire Avenue benefited from a hybrid cloud solution.
Ideal for test and development environments or collaboration and messaging solutions like Microsoft SharePoint® and Exchange®.
Ideal for rich media streaming, seasonal or unpredictable traffic, and campaigns.
Read how RackConnect-enabled load balancers offer Major League Gaming the flexibility to support their gamers.
Ideal for complex enterprise applications and mission-critical deployments requiring high availability.
Read how RackConnect helps VEVO music scale their video and entertainment services.
Connect your other data center locations or cloud providers to Rackspace through a RackConnect Global-enabled Equinix or Megaport location in North America or Europe.
RackConnect Global works with Microsoft Azure® ExpressRoute®, Amazon Web Services Direct Connect, the Equinix Cloud Exchange™ and the Megaport Ecosystem.
Use RackConnect Global to securely transfer data between Rackspace data center regions in the U.S. via a dedicated circuit that bypasses the internet.
*Rackspace guarantees that the termination end point for the RackConnect Global Service virtual circuit will be able to accept connections 99.9% of the time in any calendar month, provided that there are two or more virtual circuit termination end points at the Rackspace data center location.
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